Soccer

Torrey Pines boys take first regional soccer title

Torrey Pines boys take first regional soccer title

Saturday’s CIF Division II Southern California Regional Boys Soccer Championship game was played under dreary skies and a stubborn rain that never let up for the nearly two-hour duration of the contest. Fortunately for the home fans, Coach Andy Hargreaves’ Falcons were as persistent as the weather, scoring two goals in the game’s final seven minutes to defeat Sotomayer (Los Angeles), 3-1, and capture their first regional title.

The triumph concluded a practically perfect 26-1-4 season, marred only by a 3-2 CIF San Diego Open Division semi-final defeat at the hands of rival La Costa Canyon—a squad that Torrey Pines had beaten twice and tied once during the regular season. Still,...

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